The Angry Video Game Nerd (originally called the Angry Nintendo Nerd) is an independent series on the Internet consisting of reviews by James Rolfe about his experience with bad video games. The show premiered on Cinemassacre on November 4, 1990 with it's first review about the game "Castlevania 2: Simon's Quest" for the Nintendo Entertainment System. Classic Videos has uploaded episodes of the show on Metacafe since June 2009 and on Blip TV since February 2011.

The Angry Video Game Nerd


United States

Website Channel


Created by

James Rolfe

Affiliated Websites

ScrewAttack (1990-2001)
GameTrailers (1997-2001)

Music by

Kyle Justin

Original run

November 4, 1990 -
August 30, 2001


The Angry Electronics Nerd



AVGN logo

Official logo used from 1997 to 2001

External LinksEdit

Info page on Fan Fiction Wiki